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Lois Lowry

“As a child, I was always writing lists and keeping journals—much like Anastasia does. Today, I still do these things. I guess I’ll always be like Anastasia; I’m still a kid at heart.”—Lois Lowry

Lois Lowry has twice won the prestigious Newbery Medal for Number the Stars and The Giver. In Gathering Blue, the compelling companion to The Giver, Lowry transports young readers to another futuristic society.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Whether she’s writing comedy, adventure, or poignant, powerful drama—from Attaboy, Sam! and Anastasia Krupnik to Number the Stars and The Giver—Lois Lowry’s appeal is as broad as her subject matter and as deep as... Read More

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Lord of the Flies
Written by William Golding, Contribution by E. M. Forster and Jennifer Buehler, Foreword by Lois Lowry, Introduction by Stephen King
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | November 2016
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-312940-0 (0-14-312940-6)

William Golding’s unforgettable classic of boyhood adventure and the savagery of humanity comes to Penguin Classics in a stunning Graphic Deluxe Edition with a new foreword by Lois Lowry
 
As provocative today as when it was first published in 1954, Lord of the Flies continues to ignite passionate debate with... Read more






Lord of the Flies
Written by William Golding, Afterword by Lois Lowry, Contribution by Jennifer Buehler
Penguin Books | Paperback | December 2003
$9.99/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-399-50148-7 (0-399-50148-7)

Golding’s iconic 1954 novel, now with a new foreword by Lois Lowry, remains one of the greatest books ever written for young adults and an unforgettable classic for readers of any age.
 
This edition includes a new Suggestions for Further Reading by Jennifer Buehler.

At the dawn of the next world... Read more






Looking Back
Written by Lois Lowry
Delacorte Books for Young Readers | Trade Paperback | March 2000
$14.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-32699-5 (0-385-32699-8)

People are constantly asking two-time Newbery Medalist Lois Lowry where she gets her ideas. In this fascinating memoir, Lowry answers this question, through recollections of childhood friends and pictures and memories that explore her rich family history. She recounts the pivotal moments that inspired her writing, describing how they magically turned... Read more






Messenger
Written by Lois Lowry
Bantam Books for Young Readers | Paperback | January 2009
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-385-73716-6 (0-385-73716-5)

Messenger is the masterful third novel in the Giver Quartet, which began with the dystopian bestseller The Giver, now a major motion picture.
 
Matty has lived in Village and flourished under the guidance of Seer, a blind man known for his special sight. Village once welcomed newcomers, but something sinister has seeped...

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Messenger
Written by Lois Lowry
Laurel Leaf | Paperback | January 2006
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-440-23912-3 (0-440-23912-5)

Messenger is the masterful third novel in the Giver Quartet, which began with the dystopian bestseller The Giver, now a major motion picture.
 
Matty has lived in Village and flourished under the guidance of Seer, a blind man known for his special sight. Village once welcomed newcomers, but something sinister has seeped...

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Messenger
Written by Lois Lowry
Ember | Trade Paperback | August 2006
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-385-73253-6 (0-385-73253-8)

Messenger is the masterful third novel in the Giver Quartet, which began with the dystopian bestseller The Giver, now a major motion picture.
 
Matty has lived in Village and flourished under the guidance of Seer, a blind man known for his special sight. Village once welcomed newcomers, but something sinister has seeped...

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The Silent Boy
Written by Lois Lowry
Ember | Trade Paperback | February 2012
$8.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-307-97608-6 (0-307-97608-4)

Precocious Katy Thatcher comes to realize what a gentle, silent boy did for his family. He meant to help, not harm. It didn’t turn out that way.

“The author balances humor and generosity with the obstacles and injustice of Katy’s world to depict a complete picture of the turn of the 20th... Read more





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